Kenyan Fintech Player: ‘Banking the Unbanked’ Is the Most Important Use Case for Digital Currencies in Africa

The year 2020 may well go down as the year when blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies, in particular, gained mainstream recognition. The restrictions on movement, as well as the widespread fear of catching a virus, forced many to look for alternative ways of making payments or sending remittances. This search for an alternative inevitably led many … Read moreKenyan Fintech Player: ‘Banking the Unbanked’ Is the Most Important Use Case for Digital Currencies in Africa

Bitcoin Mining Firm Fortress Names Ex-Galaxy Digital Exec as New CEO

Canadian bitcoin mining infrastructure company Fortress Technologies made a slew of changes Friday. The company announced the departure of its co-founder and chief executive officer, the appointment of a new CEO and chief operating officer, as well as changes to the board of directors. The reorganization comes as Fortress moves to become a dominant player … Read moreBitcoin Mining Firm Fortress Names Ex-Galaxy Digital Exec as New CEO

Can Decentralized Finance Become the Future’s New Digital Economy ?

Over the past two years, DeFi has perhaps become the most striking event in cryptocurrency reality. The rise of this new star is closely tied to Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency network by market capitalization, on top of which almost every existing DeFi application runs. The fact of the matter is, Ethereum is not only a … Read moreCan Decentralized Finance Become the Future’s New Digital Economy ?